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4 edition of International Dictionary of Ballet Edition 1. found in the catalog.

International Dictionary of Ballet Edition 1.

Martha Bremser

International Dictionary of Ballet Edition 1.

by Martha Bremser

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  • 36 Currently reading

Published by St. James Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Ballet,
  • Reference works,
  • Performing Arts,
  • Reference,
  • Dance - Classical,
  • Dance - Reference,
  • Genres & Styles - Ballet,
  • The Arts,
  • Encyclopedias,
  • General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatBoard book
    Number of Pages1600
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8606980M
    ISBN 101558620842
    ISBN 109781558620841

    ballet (băl´ā, bălā´) [Ital. ballare=to dance], classic, formalized solo or ensemble dancing of a highly controlled, dramatic nature performed to music. See also dance; modern dance. The Development of Ballet in Western Europe Foreshadowed in earlier mummeries and lavish masquerades, ballet emerged as a distinctive form in Italy before the 16th cent. About this Item: Penguin, London, Paperback. Condition: Faded. No Jacket. Kay Ambrose (illustrator). First Edition. A Pelican Special,its history,its theory,notes on the leading personalities and creators of modern Ballet,studies of individual ballets and of some contemporary dancers,illustrated with sixteen pages of photographs and decorations by Kay Ambrose.

    Download Updated Revisions to Notes for a Dancer (1st to 6th editions). Further corrections to Notes to a Dancer: Page – Full contretemps starting with LF it should read: (&a) spring on to LF in front of RF, placing RF in 5th position devant in demi-plié (1) chassé to 2nd RF toward 1, (&) close LF behind R. Ballet definition, a classical dance form demanding grace and precision and employing formalized steps and gestures set in intricate, flowing patterns to create expression through movement. See more.

    The essential video dictionary of all classical ballet movements performed by some of the greatest names in American Ballet. Teachers and students alike find the Video Dictionary of Classical Ballet the most innovative and dynamic tool ever developed for learning and studying the movements of ballet. 4 1/2 hours on two DVDs, this set includes. Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for Technical Manual & Dictionary Of Classical Ballet 3rd Edition Book By Gail Grant at the best Seller Rating: % positive.


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The most compelling reason for the publication of International Dictionary of Modern Dance is that no other reference offers a comprehensive and up-to-date examination of this art form. Existing works are smaller trade titles of a general nature and are of little value to students, scholars and artists interested in authoritative biographical, bibliographical and musicological information on /5(2).

Technical Manual And Dictionary Of Classical Ballet Completely revised third edition, with over new terms, of one of the most popular and effective ballet reference guides. Full descriptions and definitions of over 1, ballet steps, movements and poses and other expressions and concepts/5().

The dictionary is an essential reference work not only for ballet dancers and teachers, but for all audience members who wish to have a better technical understanding of this most elegant of art book is illustrated with photographs of Michael Clark, Antonia Franceschi, and. Get this from a library.

International dictionary of ballet. [Martha Bremser; Larraine Nicholas;] -- Arranged alphabetically from Adolphe Adam to Jiri Kylian, this reference includes entries on individual artists, individual ballets, and on International Dictionary of Ballet Edition 1.

book companies. ‘A must-have volume’ The Times The second edition of this dictionary is a unique single volume reference on all aspects of dance performance.

The work covers all aspects of the diverse dance world from classical ballet to modern, from flamenco to hip-hop, from tap to South Asian dance forms and includes detailed entries on technical terms, steps, styles, works, and countries, in addition Author: Debra Craine.

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CHAPTER 1. Technical Manual and Dictionary of Classical Ballet. Abstract ballet. A ballet without a plot. A composition of pure dance movement expressed for its own sake. Adage, Adagio [French: a-DAHZH]. Adage is a French word derived from the Italian ad agio, meaning at ease or leisure.

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Other Titles: Dictionary of classical ballet: Responsibility. Classical Ballet Terms and Definitions Prof. Linda G. Miller Page 1 of 7 C:\Documents and Settings\lmille6\My Documents\Ballet Terms and 1. Adagio – A French word meaning at ease or leisure. In dancing, its main meaning is series of exercises following the center practice, consisting of a succession of slow and graceful movements.

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4 1/2 hours on two DVDs, this set includes over variations in Russian, French, and Cecchetti styles. Many of the movements are shown in slow motion with multiple.